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In this video, you'll learn 20 of the most common words and phrases in Japanese.
Hi everybody, my name is Risa.
Welcome to The 800 Core Japanese Words and Phrases video series!
This series will teach you the eight hundred most common words and phrases in Japanese.
Ok! Let's get started! First is…
1.
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パジャマ
(pajama)
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"pajamas"
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パジャマ
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パジャマ
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pajamas
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パジャマを着て、寝ました。
(Pajama o kite, nemashita.)
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"I put on my pajamas, and I went to sleep."
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パジャマを着て、寝ました。
2.
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ブラジャー
(burajā)
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"brassiere"
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ブラジャー
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ブラジャー
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brassiere
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白いブラジャー
(shiroi burajā)
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"white brassiere"
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白いブラジャー
3.
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起きる
(okiru)
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"wake up"
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起きる
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起きる
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wake up
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私は朝七時に起きる。
(Watashi wa asa shichi-ji ni okiru.)
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"I wake up at 7 a.m."
(SLOW)
私は朝七時に起きる。
4.
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通う
(kayō)
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"commute"
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通う
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通う
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commute
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電車で会社に通っている。
(Densha de kaisha ni kayotte iru.)
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"I commute to work by train."
(SLOW)
電車で会社に通っている。
5.
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食べる
(taberu)
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"eat"
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食べる
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食べる
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eat
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おやつを毎日食べる。
(Oyatsu o mainichi taberu.)
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"I eat snacks every day."
(SLOW)
おやつを毎日食べる。
6.
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芸術
(geijutsu)
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"art"
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芸術
(SLOW)
芸術
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art
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私は芸術に関わる仕事がしたい。
(Watashi wa geijutsu ni kakawaru shigoto ga shitai.)
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"I'd like to work in a job that deals with art."
(SLOW)
私は芸術に関わる仕事がしたい。
7.
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文学
(bungaku)
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"literature"
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文学
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文学
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literature
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彼は文学の基本が分かっていない。
(Kare wa bungaku no kihon ga wakatte inai.)
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"He fails to understand the basics of literature."
(SLOW)
彼は文学の基本が分かっていない。
8.
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映画
(eiga)
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"movie"
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映画
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映画
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movie
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このボタンを押して、映画を再生してください。
(Kono botan o oshite, eiga o saisei shite kudasai.)
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"Press this button to play the movie."
(SLOW)
このボタンを押して、映画を再生してください。
9.
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音楽
(ongaku)
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"music"
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音楽
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音楽
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music
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うるさい音楽は嫌いです。
(Urusai ongaku wa kirai desu.)
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"I hate loud music."
(SLOW)
うるさい音楽は嫌いです。
10.
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答える
(kotaeru)
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"answer"
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答える
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答える
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answer
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次の質問に答えてください。
(Tsugi no shitsumon ni kotaete kudasai.)
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"Please answer the following questions."
(SLOW)
次の質問に答えてください。
11.
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教える
(oshieru)
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"teach"
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教える
(SLOW)
教える
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teach
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子供に何かを教えるには、根気がいる。
(Kodomo ni nani ka o oshieru ni wa, konki ga iru.)
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"It takes a lot of patience to teach something to children."
(SLOW)
子供に何かを教えるには、根気がいる。
12.
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聞く
(kiku)
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"ask"
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聞く
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聞く
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ask
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今さら、そんな基本的なことを聞くな。
(Imasara, sonna kihonteki na koto o kiku na.)
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"Don't ask such basic things - it's too late for that."
(SLOW)
今さら、そんな基本的なことを聞くな。
13.
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閉める
(shimeru)
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"close"
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閉める
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閉める
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close
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ドアを閉めてもらえますか。
(Doa o shimete moraemasu ka.)
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"Could you close the door? "
(SLOW)
ドアを閉めてもらえますか。
14.
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誕生
(tanjō)
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"birth"
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誕生
(SLOW)
誕生
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birth
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私たちは赤ちゃんの誕生を楽しみにしています。
(Watashi-tachi wa aka-chan no tanjō o tanoshimi ni shite imasu.)
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"We look forward to the birth of the baby."
(SLOW)
私たちは赤ちゃんの誕生を楽しみにしています。
15.
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仕事
(shigoto)
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"work"
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仕事
(SLOW)
仕事
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work
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畑仕事をしているおばあさんに話しかけた。
(Hatake shigoto o shite iru o-bā-san ni hanashikaketa.)
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"I talked to an old woman who was doing farm work."
(SLOW)
畑仕事をしているおばあさんに話しかけた。
16.
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つける
(tsukeru)
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"turn on"
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つける
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つける
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turn on
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その男の人は電気をつけた。
(Sono otoko no hito wa denki o tsuketa.)
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"The man turned on the light."
(SLOW)
その男の人は電気をつけた。
17.
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消す
(kesu)
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"turn off"
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消す
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消す
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turn off
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電気を消してもらえますか。
(Denki o keshite moraemasu ka.)
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"Can you turn off the lights?"
(SLOW)
電気を消してもらえますか。
18.
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外食する
(gaishoku suru)
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"eat out"
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外食する
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外食する
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eat out
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週末は外食する人が多い。
(Shūmatsu wa gaishoku suru hito ga ōi.)
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"People like to eat out on the weekends."
(SLOW)
週末は外食する人が多い。
19.
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出席する
(shusseki suru)
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"attend"
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出席する
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出席する
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attend
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その部署の人はみんな会議に出席しています。
(Sono busho no hito wa minna kaigi ni shusseki shite imasu.)
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"Everyone in the department is attending a meeting."
(SLOW)
その部署の人はみんな会議に出席しています。
20.
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西
(nishi)
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"west"
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西
(SLOW)
西
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west
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私は、今西口にいます。
(Watashi wa, ima nishiguchi ni imasu.)
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"I'm at the west exit now."
(SLOW)
私は、今西口にいます。
Well done! In this lesson, you expanded your vocabulary and learned 20 new useful words.
See you next time!
またね!(mata ne!)

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